Weekly Announcements 12.23.18
MERRY CHRISTMAS: We pray you and your families have an abundantly blessed Christmas! May we all experience the hope, joy and presence of Jesus, our Savior.
NEW YEAR’S EVE SERVICE: 2019 is almost here! Bring in the new year here at Ebenezer. Our pastors, Rev. Dr. Grainger Browning, Jr. and Rev. Dr. Jo Ann Browning will preach a team sermon on New Year’s Eve Mon., Dec 31st along with music from Ebenezer’s music department and more. The celebration starts at 10 p.m, and doors open at 9 p.m. Let’s come together as a church family to thank God for what He has done!
CHRISTMAS CARDS: Ebenezer Church Family, please accept our sincere apologies if you did not receive a Christmas card from the church. We are working hard to get everything resolved to ensure everyone is included. For persons who did not receive a Christmas card, we would appreciate you leaving your mailing information at the table in the Narthex.
HOLIDAY CLOSINGS: In observance of the Christmas Holiday, church will close tomorrow Mon., Dec. 24th until 6 p.m. Weds. Dec. 26. The 24-hour answering service will be available for emergencies.
NEW MEMBERS: Due to the holidays, we will not have New Members’ Class Dec. 29th.
SUNDAY SCHOOL: Sunday School will not be in session Sun., Dec. 30th.
EBENEZER INSTITUTE COMMITTEE (EIC): Call for Volunteers! The Ebenezer Institute Committee is in need of volunteers to help plan for the Ebenezer Institute Spring 2019 session. Be a part of a dynamic ministry whose mission is to provide a place and space for members and the community to learn, develop and grow. Sign-up or pick-up information today after service at their table at Door 4.
YOUTH MINISTRY: ATTENTION ALL YOUTH, make plans to join EYL4C this Fri., Dec. 28th from 11 p.m. 7 a.m. for an overnight of fun at Flight Zone Trampoline Park in Springfield, VA. Cost is $25. Transportation will be available for $10 per person. Stop by the Youth Ministry Booth in the Narthex to register.
COLLEGE FAMILY: Welcome Back Home to all of our College Students! Be certain to join us for the College Student Christmas Celebration this Fri., Dec. 28th at 7p.m. at the church. Please let us know you’re coming by signing up in the Narthex after service. God Bless!
MANHOOD RITES OF PASSAGE (M.R.O.P.): Parents, there’s still time and Manhood Rites of Passage enrollment is still open. If you have or know a young man between the ages of 12-17, sign them up today for this life changing mentorship program by visiting the MROP table or by contacting MROP at 301-248-8833. Brothers interested in serving as mentors can also contact MROP for more info.
TITHING ENVELOPES: To receive accurate contribution statements please use your member envelopes or clearly write out your name, address, envelope number, and your contribution amount on the visitor envelopes. Also, if you have moved, please fill out your new address on the back of the bulletin and drop it in the offering basket.